Bonding is generally not as permanent a process as veneers, and can be vulnerable to the same kind of staining your natural teeth are prone to.
Cosmetic contouring and reshaping procedures can remedy, and in many cases, greatly improve these conditions.
Teeth can become crooked, chipped, cracked, and even overlap as a result of many factors, including traumatic injury, bruxism (grinding) or even heredity.
It is very important to floss in the area of the crown to avoid excess plaque or collection of debris around the restoration.
Unfortunately, few materials can match the strength and durability of dental amalgam and such, may need more frequent replacement.
Soft tissue grafts are small pieces of tissue taken from other areas such as the palate and surgically implanted in the affected area.
Grafts can correct dental deformities and other problems such as severe gum disease, as well as cover exposed roots, stop bone loss, the recession of gums, and even reduce pain-causing root sensitivity.
A cosmetic surgical procedure called a gum lift can be used to correct this problem.
Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root.
Implants are anchored to the jawbone or metal framework on the bone and act as a foundation for an artificial tooth or permanent bridge. In some cases, implants can be used to attach dentures.
Invisalign® takes a modern approach to straightening teeth, using a custom-made series of aligners created for you and only you. These aligner trays are made of smooth, comfortable and virtually invisible plastic that you wear over your teeth.
The BIOLASE iLase represents the latest solid state diode laser technology available for soft tissue modification and preventative care.
Respected leaders from the dental profession and dental equipment manufacturers have sought to identify the most practical and least invasive technology available to deliver restorative and preventive care.